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Welcome to Oil Sands Technology. On this site you will find information on the technical aspects of oil sands mining through our technical articles and reviews. Topics covered include oil sands tailings, reclamation, health and safety, and mine roads. You can also browse through our related technology sites for more information such as environmental aspects of mining, mine geology, and mining law and policy.
Athabasca Oil Sands: A blessing or nuisance? Tuesday, July 16, 2013 Athabasca oil sand deposit (AOSD) is world's largest unconventional reserves of crude bitumen with a potential of about 1.69 trillion barrels of crude bitumen making up 98% of the total Canadian oil reserves.read more »